Project Management Fundamentals

Oct 05, 2017 08:00am -
Oct 05, 2017 04:30pm
St. Louis


Event Description

Project management is the practice of applying general management skills and supporting disciplines to organize and deploy resources in a way that effectively accomplishes project objectives. The techniques presented in this class will provide project managers and practitioners with a step-by-step approach to developing a detailed project plan culminating in baseline timeline and funding requirements.

At the end of this class you will be able to:

  • create project objectives, identify project deliverables and develop a project scope plan.
  • set up and document project management plans.
  • organize and define the total scope of the project in a deliverable-oriented work breakdown structure.
  • define and sequence project activities, estimate project duration and create project timelines.
  • aggregate schedule activity costs, develop project schedule and cost baselines.

Topics that will be covered:

  • Project Management Overview
  • Project Life Cycle
  • Project Processes
  • Project Charter
  • Scope Planning and Project Scope Statement
  • Project Master Plan
  • Work Breakdown Structure
  • Project Time Management
  • Project Cost Management

Prerequisites: Project managers, practitioners and team members involved in developing project plans consistent with generally recognized good practices of the Project Management Institute’s Project Management Body of Knowledge.

Advanced Preparation: There is no advanced preparation for this course.

Competencies: Problem Solving, Planning, Project Management

Delivery Method: Group-Live

Program Level: Basic

HRCI Accreditation:
Recertification Credit Hours: 7
Specified Credit Hours: HR

“The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute’s® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval.”


SHRM Accreditation:
Professional Development Credits awarded: 7
AAIM Employers’ Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:

Recommended CPE Credits: 9

Fields of Study: Management Advisory Services, Personal Development

Duration: Full-day – 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Member Cost:  $480; NonMember Cost: $680

For more information regarding refund, complaint and/or program cancelation policies, please contact AAIM’s Research and Solutions Team at 314-968-3600.​

Event Type:Public Training
Category:Professional Development
Early registration ends on Oct 27, 2016.
Regular registration starts on Oct 28, 2016 and ends on Oct 04, 2017.
Late registration starts on Oct 05, 2017.
(GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)

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